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How To Stop Yourself From Becoming A Victim Of The Berimbolo

The berimbolo may get flack for being a “sport” move rather than a “street” move in jiu-jitsu, but if you do get caught in it, you’ll be stuck in a sequence that’s pretty hard to stop.

In this video, though, Alec Baulding demonstrates how to shut down the berimbolo before you end up getting choked from the back. Take a look and see if you can use his tips to protect you from thie technique both in practice and competition!

Averi Clements

Averi is the managing editor for the Jiu-Jitsu Times. She's a brown belt under Nick Hughes of Trinity MMA and an ambassador for Grapple Apparel. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram: @bjjaveri.

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